The Role of the Bone Scan in Trauma

  • W. Bessler
  • W. Schaub
Conference paper
Part of the Radiology Today book series (RADIOL.TODAY, volume 4)


Bone-seeking radiopharmaceuticals are taken up in fractured bone regions. The amount of radioactivity deposited reflects the amount of bone repair.


Stress Fracture Bone Scanning Fracture Region Scintigraphic Finding Occult Fracture 
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  • W. Bessler
  • W. Schaub

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